Ariel Ye has more than 25 years of experiences in cross border commercial dispute resolution. As a senior partner, Ms Ye focuses on international arbitration, China-related compliance work and cross-border dispute resolution. She has represented domestic and foreign clients before various arbitration institutions (CIETAC, SCC, HKIAC, AAA, ICC, etc.).

Ms Ye is one of the most respected Chinese lawyers in the field of international arbitration. She is a member of many arbitration institutions (SIAC, ICCA and LCIA, etc.) as well as a listed arbitrator of AAA, CIETAC, HKIAC and SIAC.

Ms Ye is also an expert on commercial bribery and other regulatory and compliance related matters.

Ms Ye joined King & Wood Mallesons as a partner in 2004. Prior to this, she had practised law in other firms for 15 years.

Ms Ye received her LLB from the Law School of Peking University and a master’s degree from the Law School of China Academy of Social Sciences as well as a LLM degree from Harvard Law School. She was admitted in the PRC and New York State respectively.

Ms Ye’s working languages are Chinese and English.